Gardar Eide Einarsson  (Norwegian, 1976) 

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Gardar Eide Einarsson Biography
1976   Born in Oslo, Norway
1996 - 2000   National Academy of Fine Art, Bergen
1999 - 2000   Staatliche Hochschule fur Bildende Künste – Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main
2001 - 2002   Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program, Studio Program, New York
2002 - 2003   Whitney Museum of American Art Independent Study Program/ Cooper Union School of Architecture, Architecture and Urban Studies Program, New York
  Lives and works in New York
Selected Exhibitions
2006   Gallery Sora, Tokyo (with Banks Violette, forthcoming, October)
2006   Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, Munich, Germany, Theater of Life – Rhetorics of Emotions (forthcoming April, curated by Nicholas Schafhausen)
2006   STANDARD (OSLO), Oslo, Norway, Mafia: Or One Unopened Packet of Cigarettes (forthcoming March)
2006   Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles (curated by Clarissa Dalrymple)
2006   Bortolami Dayan, New York, Survivor (curated by David Rimanelli, forthcoming March)
2005   Kunsthalle Bern, Bern, Switzerland, The Complex of Respect, (forthcoming January, curated by Philipe Pirotte)
2005   FrancoSoffiantino Artecontemporanea, Turin, Italy, L’Altro, Lo Stesso (curated by Irene Calderoni)
2005   CCA Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, In the Poem About Love You Don’t Write The Word Love, (curated by Tanya Leighton)
2005   Nils Stærk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark, To Be Continued
2005   Roberts and Tilton Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2005   Istanbul Biennale, Istanbul, Turkey (with catalogue, curated by Vasif Kortun and Charles Esche)
2005   G Fine Art, Washington D.C., Blast (curated by Paul Brewer)
2005   Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA, Downstrokes and Feedback (curated by Lisa Schiff)
2005   Team Gallery, New York, NY, leashed or confined (solo)
2005   Galerie Loevenbruck, Paris, France (solo)
2005   Kunstraum Deutsche Bank, Salzburg, Austria, Next Generation: no ordinary sanctity (with catalogue, curated by Shamim M. Momin)
2005   Nicole Klagsbrun, New York, Walls ‘n Things (curated by Clarissa Dalrymple)
2004   Galerie Loevenbruck, Paris, France, La Piste Noir (curated by Marc-Olivier Wahler, with catalogue)
2004   Kunstwerke, Berlin, Germany, Now And Ten Years Ago (with catalogue, curated by
2004   Shedhalle, Zürich, Switzerland, The Spectacle and Pleasure Principle or the Carnivalesque
2004   Champion Fine Arts, New York, NY, Boys Keep Swinging (curated by Mai-thu Perret, with
2004   Art Film Basel, Art 35 Basel/ Stadtkino Basel, Switzerland
2004   UKS Gallery, Oslo, Norway, Come and Take It (solo)
2004   Nils Stærk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark, Enter to Start (solo)
2004   Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway, We’ll Make the World You Live (with catalogue) (solo)
2004   Schnittraum, Cologne, Germany, 5 (words) (solo)
2004   Marres centrum beeldende kunst, Maastricht, The Netherlands, Your Example Will Speak (solo)
2004   Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway, Rank Xerox (with Matias Faldbakken)
2003   Am Parlamentzplatz, Revolver, Frankfurt/ Main, Germany, Lösen Sie Ihren Bonus Ein
2003   Atle Gerhardsen, Berlin, Germany, o.u.t.l.a.w. (solo)
2003   Norsk Form/ Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway, That’s Not Made for That (solo)
2003   Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany, Violators Will be (solo)
2003   Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Bilbao, Electric Visions
2003   Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania, 24/7: New York-Vilnius (with catalogue)
2003   Apex Art, New York, Between The Lines (curated by Rebecca Gordon Nesbitt)
2003   Kunstverein München, Munich, Kunstladen (curated by Maria Lind)
2002   Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland, CMYK/Greyscale (with catalogue)
2002   Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark, Esplanaden (with catalogue)
2002   Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton, UK, Strike (with catalogue)
2002   National Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway, Where am I Now 2
2002   American Fine Arts, New York, New York, Lars Von Trier (with Gareth James)
2002   White Box, New York, 6’ Under (with Carissa Rodriguez)
2002   Oslo Kunsthall, Oslo, Norway, Mind the Space (with Jan Christensen)
2001   Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland, Osculum Infame (with Matias
2001   Casino Luxembourg Forum d' Art Contemporain, Luxembourg, Audit (with catalogue)
2001   The Trade Apartment, London, UK, What's Wrong
2001   Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art, Malmo, Sweden, Kosmos (curated by Charles Esche)
2001   Bergen Kunstforening/ Bergen Kunsthall/ Den Frie Udstilling, Copenhagen/ Bergen,
2001   Galleri OTTO, Copenhagen, Denmark Reol (with catalogue)
2000   American Fine Arts. Coal by Any Other Name, New York
2000   Galleri G.I/ Henie Onstad Artcenter, Propaganda Village, Oslo, Norway
2000   Momentum- Nordic Festival for Contemporary Art, Moss (with catalogue)
1999   Galleri 21:25, Oslo, Norway, Notes From the Underground (with Marius Engh)
Literature
2006   Taft, Catherine, “Group Show Organized by Clarissa Dalrymple,” Artforum.com, February 9.
2005   Moreno, Gean, “Gardar Eide Einarsson,” ArtUS, December, p.25 (with illustration).
2005   Jacobsen, Louis, “Blasts,” Washington City Paper, October 14, p.60 (with illustration).
2005   Wilson, Michael, “Gardar Eide Einarsson,” Artforum, December, p.279 (with illustration).
2005   Honigman, Ana Finel, “Gardar Eide Einarsson,” Tema Celeste, September-October, pp.44-9 (with illustrations).
2005   Sholis, Brian, “Critics’ Picks: Walls ‘n’ Things,” Artforum.com, July 20 (with illustration).
2005   Cotter, Holland, “Fanciful to Figurative to Wryly Inscrutable: Walls ‘n’ Things,” The New York Times, July 8, p.E31.
2005   Scott, Andrea K., "Local Heroes," TimeOut, March 31-April 6, p.62
2005   Ribas, Joao, "City Limits," ArtReview, March.
2004   Blom, Ina, “A Problem of Style: Art vs. Subculture. On the Work of Gardar Eide Einarsson”,
2004   Lind, Maria, “Soft and strict strands”, 00tal #17/18, Stockholm
2004   Heier, Marianne, “Andre Helter”, Billedkunst, #1 2004
2003   Macel, Christine, “Dada et Moi”, Les Cahiers du Musée national d’art moderne/ Centre
2003   Koether, Jutta, “Was tun mi dem Schwung/ What to do with the Momentum”, BE Magazin,
2003   Pethick, Emily, “Critics Picks”, Artforum.com, August
2002   Deliss, Clementine, Texte sur Kunst, December.
2002   Clark, Robert, The Guardian, Oct 8., p.__
2002   Griffin, Tim, Time Out New York, July 4-11, p.__
2001   Nesbitt, Rebecca Gordon, “Osculum Infame, the Dark Side of the White Cube”, NIFCA Info,
2001   Tannert, Christoph, Kunstzeitung, November 01.
2000   Andreassen, Soren, Bang Larssen, Lars, NU: The Nordic Art Review, March.
2000   McDavid, Ralph, NU: The Nordic Art Review, February.